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I have a side mount Hayward sand filter, it need the lateral

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I have a side mount Hayward sand filter, it need the lateral and hub assembly replaced, I have all the sand out of the filter, I have the new Lat assembly in hand, now I just need help finding out how to remove the old lat and hub and install the new one like ASAP please
Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Pool and Spa
Customer: replied 5 months ago.
Sorry, Hayward lat part was s244
Expert:  Fix my Pool and Spa replied 5 months ago.

OK so all the sand is out, now lift up on the lateral pipe till you can reach inside the tank with your other hand and the laterals themselves either unscrew from the stand pipe and lateral base or they fold upwards allowing you to lift the old pipe and laterals out and if they un-screw then you need to unscrew them and screw the new ones in while both arms are inside tank. It stinks I know but that is the only way to do it.

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